Corey Ansfield was hired as Assistant Director of Athletics, I FUND Scholarships in February 2016. Ansfield leads the athletics department's annual fund.
Ansfield comes to Illinois after serving four years in Utah State University Athletics Department with record success in donations, memberships and ticket sales.
A Midwestern native of Oshkosh, Wis., Ansfield graduated with a bachelor's degree in business administration from Marian (Wis.) University where he played baseball. He later received his master's degree in sports management from Illinois State University. Ansfield grew up a Big Ten fan and attended events at Memorial Stadium and Assembly Hall (now State Farm Center). He began his athletics career at Illinois State University where he was involved in ticket operations, annual giving and customer service.